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January 24, 2019
By Joe Barnett
The Montana Supreme Court ruled the state’s education tax credit program unconstitutional
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Education
Constitutional Reform
January 8, 2019
By Liam Sigler and Chris Talgo
Mediocrity has become normalized and institutionalized.
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Education
February 15, 2018
By Teresa Mull
School Choice Weekly #209
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Education
April 24, 2019
By Tim Benson
In-Depth Review Of 140+ Empirical Studies
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Education
April 26, 2019
By Tim Benson
Proposal Would Increase Donation Limit to $210 Million
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Education
April 26, 2019
By Lennie Jarratt, Arianna Wilkerson, Tim Benson
“The Tennessee Senate made a statement with the passage of a second ESA program, declaring education access for all students is more important than state dictates and local monopolistic district control.” - Lennie Jarratt
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Education
April 10, 2019
By Tim Benson
Program Would Be Open To All Eligible Students By 2021-22 School Year
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Education
April 2, 2019
By Tim Benson
Program Would Be Open To Low-Income Pulaski County Students
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Education
March 29, 2019
By Tim Benson
Program Would Ultimately Serve 15,000 Students
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Education
August 23, 2018
By Robert G. Holland
Even though most studies using the highest quality of research show that underprivileged children benefit academically when able to use vouchers to attend private schools, the political and educationist Left use any scrap of data.
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Education
February 14, 2019
By Tim Benson
Program Is Open To 34 Percent Of New Hampshire Students
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Education
June 26, 2018
By Christopher Talgo, Lennie Jarratt
The Founding Fathers ardently believed that the endurance of the American experiment depends on a well informed population. 
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Education
January 15, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
A new trend in schooling is gaining popularity: establishing small class sizes and personalized learning through the traditional one-room schoolhouse model.
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Education
January 9, 2018
By Jane S. Shaw
Editor’s Note: A massive revision of the federal law governing higher education has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives.
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Education
November 29, 2017
By Tim Benson
Pennsylvania legislators have the opportunity to do something remarkable for their kids: Give them a way out.
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Education
February 13, 2017
By Nancy J. Thorner
Vicki Alger, research fellow at the Independent Institute, delivered a speech at The Heartland Institute on February 1 about her new book, Failure: The Federal Misedukation of American ‘s Children.
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Education
April 26, 2017
By Teresa Mull
As nice as it is for these people to care as much as they apparently do about other people’s children, it’s arrogant for them to think they know what’s best for another parent’s child. Why do you care so much about the children of others?
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Education
April 7, 2018
By Jane S. Shaw
Congresswoman Virginia Foxx Shares Insight into New Higher Education Bill
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Education
October 4, 2017
By Teresa Mull
U.S. Senate committees voted to reject proposed cuts to the Department of Education (DOE) the Trump administration made earlier in 2017, while the House voted to accept some but not all of the proposed cuts.
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Education
February 8, 2017
By Teresa Mull
School Choice Weekly #168
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Education
July 19, 2017
By George A. Clowes
Tax Credits Can’t Create a Competitive Education Marketplace
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Education
February 21, 2019
By Tim Benson
Proposal Would Increase Program Budget Up to $15 Million
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Education
June 9, 2017
By Robert G. Holland
Teachers-union bigwigs rarely miss an opportunity to pin the “v” word on any school-choice program that gives children a shot at a new educational opportunity outside the government-run schools.
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Education
January 5, 2018
By Teresa Mull
‘Tis the season for New Year’s resolutions. If you’re a lawmaker, reforming education should be at the top of your list—but not in the way you might think.
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Education
May 24, 2017
By Teresa Mull
School Choice Weekly #179
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Education
June 25, 2018
By Tim Benson
Catholic Students More Likely To Be Self-Disciplined Than Public And Private School Peers
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Education
June 29, 2018
By Tim Benson, Lennie Jarratt
Public Comment to the Michigan Department of Education on the Revised Michigan Social Studies Standards
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Education
December 5, 2017
By Tim Benson
1.5 Million High School Students Enter "Safety Net" Programs Each Year
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Education
December 4, 2017
By Heartland Staff
In this Research & Commentary, State Government Relations Manager Lindsey Stroud examines several states' legislation regarding financial literacy graduation requirements.
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Education
June 22, 2018
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a proposed millionaires tax in Arizona that would be used to help fund the state's public education system.
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Taxes
Education
November 30, 2017
By Teresa Mull
A new report finds government schools are failing vulnerable young people and recommends reforms of educational safety net programs designed to help at-risk students.
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Education
December 1, 2017
By Arianna Wilkerson
This week's Leaflet examines a new Heartland Policy Brief titled "Strengthening America's Educational Safety Net" by Carl Brodt and Alan Bonsteel.
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Education
June 14, 2018
By Tim Benson
Committee Should Shift Funding Formula To Child-Centric Model
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Education
May 16, 2017
By Robert G. Holland
President Donald Trump may receive little or no credit anytime soon from within the public-education establishment for potentially easing the dead weight of federal mandates from the pursuit of learning in classrooms across the country.
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Education
November 20, 2017
By Carl L. Brodt and Alan Bonsteel
All students have unique skills, face unique challenges, and have unique needs. For many students, such needs are not met in standard government school classrooms and settings. These students are often described generally as "at-risk."
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Education
October 18, 2017
By Teresa Mull
School Choice Weekly #196
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Education
April 22, 2017
By
Liberal politicos celebrating court decisions voiding President Donald Trump’s travel orders seem not to have noticed something: Those decisions pose a direct threat to the state constitutional language they rely on to block school choice programs.
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Government & Politics
March 27, 2017
By Lennie Jarratt
This full-color 17x22 poster offers quick facts about education choice. It is perfect for displaying in a classroom, on a school bulletin board, or on the door of a legislative office. It would make a GREAT poster for education choice rallies!
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Education
October 19, 2017
By Tim Benson
Tim Benson analyzes recent legislation establishing a new educational savings account program in Pennsylvania.
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Education
October 19, 2017
By Tim Benson
A new Heartland Policy Tip Sheet Examining Education Savings Accounts in Pennsylvania.
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Education
 

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